Police closed down Highway 126 at Mohawk Boulevard in Springfield while officers tried to get a man off of the overpass barricade, Springfield Police said.
Utility crews across Western Oregon are working to restore power to thousands of homes after the high winds caused outages across the region.
The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning for the weekend, and officials are predicting the strongest gusts for the afternoon hours between 1 and 6 p.m. Saturday.
Over 200 zombies danced in perfect beat to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” as part of the third annual Thrill the World Eugene event under the Washington – Jefferson Bridge Saturday afternoon, with the dance beginning at exactly 3 p.m. in order to be synchronized with dancers in 21 countries globally.
Pets dressed up from nose to tail Saturday for the annual Howl-O-Ween costume contest at Coastal Farm & Ranch. Cash from the costume contest went to help pets in need at the local humane society.
A 14-year-old in Marysville, Wash., killed one person and sent four students to the hospital before he shot and killed himself.
It's the sort of horrifying story you always want to think could never happen in your neighborhood.
But what if it did?
Eugene Police say they're as prepared as possible for a shooting in a school.
Oregon DOT planned to put out bids early next year seeking construction of cable barriers in the median of Interstate 5 between Salem and Albany.
But after 2 fatal crossover accidents, including a double-crossover crash Thursday that killed a woman and sent a semi careening into oncoming traffic, Governor John Kitzhaber and ODOT Director Matthew Garrett announced plans to fast track the project.
Transportation officials say U.S. Highway 101 'is expected' to remain closed at McCullough Bridge in North Bend at least until Saturday.
The FBI said the bank robber believed to be Anthony Martinis has robbed at least six banks: 3 in Washington State over 10 days and 3 in Oregon over 2 days.
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